“Hope is being able to see that there is light despite all of the darkness.”

Desmond Tutu

“The new dawn blooms as we free it. For there is always light if only we’re brave enough to see it, if only we’re brave enough to be it.”

— Amanda Gorman

“Listen to the mustn’ts, child. Listen to the don’ts. Listen to the shouldn’ts, the impossibles, the won’ts. Listen to the never haves, then listen close to me … Anything can happen, child. Anything can be.”

Shel Silverstein

“Hope is that thing inside us that insists, despite all the evidence to the contrary, that something better awaits us if we have the courage to reach for it and to work for it and to fight for it.”

— Barack Obama

“The very least you can do in your life is figure out what you hope for. And the most you can do is live inside that hope. Not admire it from a distance but live right in it, under its roof.”

— Barbara Kingsolver


“Remember, hope is a good thing, maybe the best of things, and no good thing ever dies.”

— Stephen King

“We need never be hopeless because we can never be irreparably broken.”

— Albert Einstein

“We must accept finite disappointment but never lose infinite hope.”

— Martin Luther King Jr.


“I don’t think of all the misery, but of the beauty that still remains.”

— Anne Frank

“Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all.”

— Dale Carnegie

“Hope never abandons you, you abandon it.”

— George Weinberg

“The sun always comes up. Spring always comes after winter. The river always reach the ocean. Always.”

— Maxime Lagacé


“When you stop hoping you start settling.”

— Valorie Burton

“The difference between hope and despair is a different way of telling stories from the same facts.”

— Alain de Botton

“Hope lies in dreams, in imagination, and in the courage of those who dare to make dreams into reality.”

— Jonas Salk

“The past is a source of knowledge, and the future is a source of hope. Love of the past implies faith in the future.”

— Stephen Ambrose

“Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.”

— Helen Keller

“There was never a night or a problem that could defeat sunrise or hope.”

— Bernard Williams

“Few things in the world are more powerful than a positive push. A smile. A world of optimism and hope. A ‘you can do it’ when things are tough.”

— Richard M. DeVos



“All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom, justice, honor, duty, mercy, hope.”

— Winston Churchill

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